Issue 31 – Forest Machine Magazine
In issue 31, Justin Nyakudanga tells of the affects on forestry of the civil unrest in South Africa, Glen Barclay looks back over the history of Norcar, and Wallis Weir talks of utilising hardwood offcuts in charcoal production. We talk to ABA international- a non profit, international education and certification body, examine the advantages of tethered logging and delve into finance which keeps the wheels of forestry turning. Plus an exclusive scoop that will benefit forestry in Scotland and all the latest news, equipment and fun pages for our younger loggers.
Forest Machine Magazine is owned, written and edited by a forest professional with over 40 years hands on experience. At Forest Machine Magazine we cover all aspects of the forest industry from ground preparation, road building, planting, harvesting, extraction, haulage, saw-milling, health and safety, through to the end product. We visit harvesting sites, contractors, hauliers, and timber processing plants to keep abreast of all the latest news and technology. We carry out product testing of the latest accessories and equipment to improve workers safety and we offer honest and unbiased reviews from professionals working in the industry. Our team of professional operators have tried out the latest harvesting equipment for leading forestry manufacturers.
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